Equilibrium Search with Human Capital Accumulation
AbstractThe homogeneous search equilibrium model of Mortensen (1990) and Burdett and Mortensen (1998) is extended to allow on-the-job wage growth. The extension allows an improved empirical fit to the cross-section wage distribution. The estimation problem is nonregular but tractable. Estimated parameters are sensible and interpretable. The fit to the wage distribution is improved relative to homogeneous model but still not entirely satisfactory.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Centre for Labour Market and Social Research, Danmark- in its series Papers with number 99-11.
Length: 19 pages
Date of creation: 1999
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PROGRAMMING ; HUMAN CAPITAL ; ECONOMIC EQUILIBRIUM;
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